Closing of Practice as of 7/31/2020
Letter from Dr. Fletcher G Matthews, M.D.
To Our Valued Patients,
I am writing to inform you that I will be closing my practice as of 7/31/20. I would like to thank you for your trust you have given me over the years as your physician. Taking care of your nephrology needs has been an honor for my staff and me. Your continued wellness and health are a priority. It is important that you continue with the appropriate care and establish with a new Nephrologist as soon as possible.
Attached is a medical release form – click here. Your records will be stored at Blue Ridge Nephrology, Dr Paul LaFlam’s office. Please send your release to them. They will be glad to send your records to your new physician.
We apologize for the nature of this letter; it has been a difficult decision for all involved. Below are a few options for continued care:
- Valley Nephrology Associates – (540) 344-1400 – 2602 Franklin Road SW, Roanoke, VA 24014
- Blue Ridge Nephrology – (540) 633-5650 – 2900 Lamb Circle #190, Christiansburg, VA 24073
- Lynchburg Nephrology – (434) 947-3954 – 2901 Langhorne Road, Lynchburg, VA 24501
- New River Nephrology Associates – (540-381-3750) – 20 Phoenix Blvd. Christiansburg, VA 24073
Do you have a kidney problem?
Do you suffer from high blood pressure or diabetes?
Are you at risk for chronic kidney disease?
Are you a dialysis patient and looking for kidney specialist in Roanoke, Salem or surrounding areas?
The difference at Southwest Virginia Nephrology Medicine, PC is that you will enjoy a great relationship with medical excellence – See our reviews below ….. Our highly educated and experienced multidisciplinary renal team based in Roanoke, VA has a proven track record for improving the kidney health of our patients. We are well qualified to determine the best treatment options to improve your kidney function, and to educate you on how to prevent kidney failure.
Our trusted board certified Roanoke kidney doctor, Fletcher Matthews, MD also manages your dialysis process (if required) and guides you in deciding if kidney transplant is a treatment option for you. In the category Nephrology within “The 10th Best Bedside Manner Awards Anniversary Edition”; OurHealth Virginia has awarded the first place for the Roanoke area to Fletcher Matthews, MD of SWVA Nephrology Medicine, PC – click here to view achievement.
We are affiliated with US Renal Care, Fresenius Kidney Care and DaVita Kidney Care dialysis units that provides superior dialysis services to our patients. Since systemic diseases such high blood pressure and diabetes also affect your kidney adversely, our kidney doctor also specializes in preventing and treating renal damage caused by these whole body diseases.
Southwest Virginia Nephrology Medicine PC is caring and compassionate about your well-being and provides personal attention, friendly service and high quality nephrological care in a relaxed atmosphere.
If you feel you have kidney problems or at risk for Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) please call Southwest Virginia Nephrology Medicine at (540) 904-5366 or complete the contact us form (click here). Our unwavering commitment is paving the way for better care and a better future.